Coventry & Warwickshire

Coventry shooting puts man in hospital

Foleshill scene of crime
Image caption West Midlands Police officers are at the scene on Lythalls Lane

A daylight shooting in Coventry has left a man in his 20s injured in hospital, police have said.

A section of Lythalls Lane in Foleshill has been closed in both directions after the man was found with gunshot wounds at about 18:30 GMT on Thursday.

The man is being treated at University Hospital Coventry and his injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

West Midlands Police officers are at the scene and detectives are appealing for witnesses.

Image caption A section of the road in Foleshill has been closed
Image caption Drivers approaching from Holbrooks are being turned away from Lythalls Lane in Foleshill

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